INCI Phytelephas Aequatorialis


Phytelephas aequatorialis is a palm from the Arecaceae family, native to Ecuador. It is Ecuador's main source of vegetable ivory or tagua, a botanical alternative to ivory. Phytelephas aequatorialis seed meal is used in the cosmetics industry as an exfoliating agent and mild cleanser. The INCI (International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients) is a nomenclature system [...]

INCI Phytelephas Aequatorialis2023-09-04T17:14:17-05:00

tagua nut buttons


Tagua, also known as ivory nut or vegetable ivory, is the seed of the Phytelephas macrocarpa palm, which grows in the tropical humid forests of the Pacific region, especially in Panama, Colombia and Ecuador. tagua nut buttons is used for the manufacture of buttons, this being the main export item of Ecuador. There are many [...]

tagua nut buttons2018-01-12T15:47:46-05:00
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